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June 2021

Beach Night at Bridge Park

06.19.2021 @ 6:00 pm8:00 pm
Bridge Park, 76 Railroad Ave
Sylva, NC 28779 United States
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Free

Enjoy laidback beach vibes in the cool mountain air! Beach Night at Bridge Park is a family-friendly event that you won't want to miss.

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80s Night at Bridge Park

06.26.2021 @ 6:00 pm8:00 pm
Bridge Park, 76 Railroad Ave
Sylva, NC 28779 United States
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Free

Come take a totally rad step back to the 80s when the Jackson County Chamber of Commerce welcomes the band Electric Circus to perform for 80s Night at the Bridge Park in Sylva on Saturday, June 26 from 6-8 p.m. Pop your collar and bust out your leg warmers, Members Only jackets, and neon headbands for this night. The band Electric Circus features Eric Smith on guitar, keyboards & vocals; Dwayne Cole on bass & vocals; Billy Wylde on guitar…

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Village Nature Series

06.29.2021 @ 5:00 pm6:00 pm
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The Village Green, 160 Frank Allen Road
Cashiers, NC 28717 United States
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The Village Nature Series is an educational program that promotes conservation sponsored in collaboration with the Highlands-Cashiers Land Trust.  The series of presentations highlight distinct cultural and natural features of the area.  Visit the Village Nature Series page for a full program schedule. The Village Nature Series is held at 5:00 p.m. the last Tuesday of the months of April through September either via Zoom or at The Village Green Commons on Frank Allen Road in Cashiers with a Zoom option. Depending…

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July 2021

Concerts on the Creek

07.02.2021 @ 7:00 pm08.07.2021 @ 9:00 pm
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Bridge Park, 76 Railroad Ave
Sylva, NC 28779 United States
+ Google Map
Free
band performing at concerts on the creek in Sylva

These mountains are known as much for the music that comes out of them as they are for their picturesque vistas, cascading waterfalls and alluring trails. Some of the world’s finest musicians have come from Western North Carolina and that rich tradition carries on today. Here in Jackson County, the Town of Sylva, Jackson County Parks and Recreation Department and Jackson County Chamber of Commerce team up to produce the Concerts on the Creek series at the Bridge Park gazebo…

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Fireworks on Lake Glenville “Majesty Over Water!”

07.03.2021 @ 9:30 pm10:30 pm
Fireworks over Lake Glenville, 4098 Highway 107 N
Glenville, NC 28723 United States
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Free
firework show on lake Glenville in jackson county

Presented by the Friends of Lake Glenville This event is in celebration of our nation’s birthday on the 4th of July week. This tradition started more than 20 years ago, when Stuart Hall and friends produced a remarkable show, with a very small budget, from a barge near Buck Knob Island. The show will again be based at The Point at Glenville Lake subdivision across the lake from Hattler Realty on Highway 107 N. There is always a large audience…

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Concerts on the Commons

07.04.2021 @ 6:30 pm9:30 pm
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The Village Green, 160 Frank Allen Road
Cashiers, NC 28717 United States
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$50 – $90

While The Village Green will not have the usual “Groovin’ on the Green” outdoor concert series this summer, there will be a modified version. “Concerts on the Commons” will be a limited edition of outdoor and indoor concerts July-October. The schedule features some outstanding musicians, including a return to the stage by the Nashville artist Joe Lasher, Jr. The concerts will feature favorite groups and perhaps a few new ones as well. The Village Green staff is delighted, too, that…

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Author Event with Karen White

07.09.2021 @ 3:00 pm4:30 pm
The Village Green, 160 Frank Allen Road
Cashiers, NC 28717 United States
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Free

Friends of the Albert Carlton Cashiers Library present an author event with Karen White at 3 p.m. July 9 at The Village Green Commons Hall. Karen White is the New York Times bestselling author of 28 books, including the popular Charleston-set Tradd Street mystery series. She will be sharing her latest novel The Last Night In London. The book is inspired by her childhood in one of London’s most famous residences, Harley House. This spectacular new story blends class, fashion,…

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Joy Garden Tour

07.16.202107.17.2021
The Village Green, 160 Frank Allen Road
Cashiers, NC 28717 United States
$500
women on garden tour through jackson county

The Joy Garden Tour is a biannual event to raise financial support for The Village Green. The tour inspires gardeners of every level of experience and enthusiasm. The Joy Garden Tour features a guest speaker event, a special patron party and garden shops with 35 vendors offering plants, garden-related merchandise, unique gifts, antiques and more. The highlight is a day spent touring select and stunning private gardens in the Cashiers area. Be sure to sign up for the mailing list or…

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Man with Bald Eagle on his arm.

Mountain Wildlife Days

07.16.2021 @ 8:00 am8:00 pm
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Sapphire Valley Resort, 127 Cherokee Trail
Sapphire, NC 28774 United States
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The annual Mountain Wildlife Days is scheduled for July 16 & 17 at the Sapphire Valley Resort Community Center, located 3 miles east of Cashiers, NC. Mountain Wildlife Days is an event, held each year in mid-July, featuring unique opportunities for both children and adults to get up close and learn more about "wildlife and wild places". Attendees will enjoy guided animal hikes, live music, and the ability to witness these fascinating creatures. It is co-sponsored and held at the…

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Concerts on the Commons

07.16.2021 @ 6:00 pm8:00 pm
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The Village Green, 160 Frank Allen Road
Cashiers, NC 28717 United States
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$50 – $90

While The Village Green will not have the usual “Groovin’ on the Green” outdoor concert series this summer, there will be a modified version. “Concerts on the Commons” will be a limited edition of outdoor and indoor concerts July-October. The schedule features some outstanding musicians, including a return to the stage by the Nashville artist Joe Lasher, Jr. The concerts will feature favorite groups and perhaps a few new ones as well. The Village Green staff is delighted, too, that…

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Village Crawl

07.16.2021 @ 6:00 pm8:00 pm
The Village Green, 160 Frank Allen Road
Cashiers, NC 28717 United States
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Free
Man playing fiddle

A new music event, Cashiers “Village Crawl” will be from 6-8 p.m. Friday, July 16, featuring Nitrograss taking the Commons stage and Spalding McIntosh and Lionhearts performing at the Gazebo near the Cashiers crossroads. The evening will include pop-up boutique shops at the Commons venue along with a wine tasting by the Highlands Wine Shoppe.  Food trucks will serve up delicious food to purchase on both sides of The Village Green.  Local retailers will be open late and businesses will…

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Concerts on the Creek

07.16.2021 @ 7:00 pm08.21.2021 @ 9:00 pm
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Bridge Park, 76 Railroad Ave
Sylva, NC 28779 United States
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Free
band performing at concerts on the creek in Sylva

These mountains are known as much for the music that comes out of them as they are for their picturesque vistas, cascading waterfalls and alluring trails. Some of the world’s finest musicians have come from Western North Carolina and that rich tradition carries on today. Here in Jackson County, the Town of Sylva, Jackson County Parks and Recreation Department and Jackson County Chamber of Commerce team up to produce the Concerts on the Creek series at the Bridge Park gazebo…

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Man with Bald Eagle on his arm.

Mountain Wildlife Days

07.17.2021 @ 8:00 am3:00 pm
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Sapphire Valley Resort, 127 Cherokee Trail
Sapphire, NC 28774 United States
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The annual Mountain Wildlife Days is scheduled for July 16 & 17 at the Sapphire Valley Resort Community Center, located 3 miles east of Cashiers, NC. Mountain Wildlife Days is an event, held each year in mid-July, featuring unique opportunities for both children and adults to get up close and learn more about "wildlife and wild places". Attendees will enjoy guided animal hikes, live music, and the ability to witness these fascinating creatures. It is co-sponsored and held at the…

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Book Signing with James Farmer

07.17.2021 @ 10:00 am12:00 pm
The Village Green, 160 Frank Allen Road
Cashiers, NC 28717 United States
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Free
Photo of James Farmer

Join us for a book signing with James Farmer on Saturday morning. Farmer is a designer and author who has been featured on the TODAY Show as well as a contributor to Southern Living, magazine. He is the author of best-selling titles like "A Time to Plant, Sip & Savor: Porch Living" and his newest "A Place to Call Home." This book signing event is sponsored by area local merchant, Rustiks.

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Concerts on the Commons

07.23.2021 @ 6:00 pm8:00 pm
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The Village Green, 160 Frank Allen Road
Cashiers, NC 28717 United States
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$50 – $90

While The Village Green will not have the usual “Groovin’ on the Green” outdoor concert series this summer, there will be a modified version. “Concerts on the Commons” will be a limited edition of outdoor and indoor concerts July-October. The schedule features some outstanding musicians, including a return to the stage by the Nashville artist Joe Lasher, Jr. The concerts will feature favorite groups and perhaps a few new ones as well. The Village Green staff is delighted, too, that…

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Concerts on the Creek

07.23.2021 @ 7:00 pm08.28.2021 @ 9:00 pm
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Bridge Park, 76 Railroad Ave
Sylva, NC 28779 United States
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Free
band performing at concerts on the creek in Sylva

These mountains are known as much for the music that comes out of them as they are for their picturesque vistas, cascading waterfalls and alluring trails. Some of the world’s finest musicians have come from Western North Carolina and that rich tradition carries on today. Here in Jackson County, the Town of Sylva, Jackson County Parks and Recreation Department and Jackson County Chamber of Commerce team up to produce the Concerts on the Creek series at the Bridge Park gazebo…

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Tim Hill Memorial Trout Tournament

07.24.2021 @ 6:30 am07.25.2021 @ 9:00 pm
Cherokee Enterprise Waters Cherokee, NC 28719 United States + Google Map
$21
Tim Hill Trout Tournament

Cherokee remembers their very own Tim Hill, a longtime beloved employee of the trout hatchery, by hosting a trout tournament in his name.

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Summer Colors Fine Art Show

07.24.2021 @ 10:00 am5:00 pm
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Sapphire Valley Community Center, 207 Sapphire Valley Rd
Sapphire, NC 28774 United States
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Free
Painting of a bear in the woods.

Enjoy the work of local artists at the Summer Colors Fine Art Show.

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Summer Colors Fine Art Show

07.25.2021 @ 10:00 am5:00 pm
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Sapphire Valley Community Center, 207 Sapphire Valley Rd
Sapphire, NC 28774 United States
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Free
Painting of a bear in the woods.

Enjoy the work of local artists at the Summer Colors Fine Art Show.

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Village Nature Series

07.27.2021 @ 5:00 pm6:00 pm
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The Village Green, 160 Frank Allen Road
Cashiers, NC 28717 United States
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o

The Village Nature Series is an educational program that promotes conservation sponsored in collaboration with the Highlands-Cashiers Land Trust.  The series of presentations highlight distinct cultural and natural features of the area.  Visit the Village Nature Series page for a full program schedule. The Village Nature Series is held at 5:00 p.m. the last Tuesday of the months of April through September either via Zoom or at The Village Green Commons on Frank Allen Road in Cashiers with a Zoom option. Depending…

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Author Event with Susan Meissner

07.30.2021 @ 3:00 pm4:30 pm
The Village Green, 160 Frank Allen Road
Cashiers, NC 28717 United States
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Free
Susan Meissner

On Friday, July 30, USA Today bestselling author Susan Meissner will be speaking.  She is the author of several award-winning historical fiction books such as Bright As Heaven, Secrets of a Charmed Life, and Fall of Marigolds. Her most recent release is The Nature of Fragile Things, which highlights a significant moment in San Francisco’s history, the destructive Great Earthquake of 1906 and one woman’s journey of rebuilding in its wake. Books will be available to buy and the author to sign at the event. …

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Concerts on the Creek

07.30.2021 @ 7:00 pm09.04.2021 @ 9:00 pm
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Bridge Park, 76 Railroad Ave
Sylva, NC 28779 United States
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Free
band performing at concerts on the creek in Sylva

These mountains are known as much for the music that comes out of them as they are for their picturesque vistas, cascading waterfalls and alluring trails. Some of the world’s finest musicians have come from Western North Carolina and that rich tradition carries on today. Here in Jackson County, the Town of Sylva, Jackson County Parks and Recreation Department and Jackson County Chamber of Commerce team up to produce the Concerts on the Creek series at the Bridge Park gazebo…

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August 2021

Author Event with Kristy Woodson Harvey

08.06.2021 @ 3:00 pm4:30 pm
The Village Green, 160 Frank Allen Road
Cashiers, NC 28717 United States
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Free
Kristin Woodson Harvey

The Albert Carlton Cashiers Library presents a live author event with Kristy Woodson Harvey.  She will share her newest book Under the Southern Sky, the story of two childhood friends discover that love—and family—can be found in unconventional ways. Kristy Woodson Harvey is the USA Today bestselling author of Feels Like Falling, The Southern Side of Paradise, The Secret to Southern Charm, Slightly South of Simple, Lies & Other Acts of Love, Dear Carolina. Books will be available for sale and the author to sign.  For reservations call the Cashiers…

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Concerts on the Commons

08.06.2021 @ 6:00 pm8:00 pm
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The Village Green, 160 Frank Allen Road
Cashiers, NC 28717 United States
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$50 – $90

While The Village Green will not have the usual “Groovin’ on the Green” outdoor concert series this summer, there will be a modified version. “Concerts on the Commons” will be a limited edition of outdoor and indoor concerts July-October. The schedule features some outstanding musicians, including a return to the stage by the Nashville artist Joe Lasher, Jr. The concerts will feature favorite groups and perhaps a few new ones as well. The Village Green staff is delighted, too, that…

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Bridge Park, 76 Railroad Ave
Sylva, NC 28779 United States
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Free
band performing at concerts on the creek in Sylva

These mountains are known as much for the music that comes out of them as they are for their picturesque vistas, cascading waterfalls and alluring trails. Some of the world’s finest musicians have come from Western North Carolina and that rich tradition carries on today. Here in Jackson County, the Town of Sylva, Jackson County Parks and Recreation Department and Jackson County Chamber of Commerce team up to produce the Concerts on the Creek series at the Bridge Park gazebo…

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Bridge Park, 76 Railroad Ave
Sylva, NC 28779 United States
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Free
band performing at concerts on the creek in Sylva

These mountains are known as much for the music that comes out of them as they are for their picturesque vistas, cascading waterfalls and alluring trails. Some of the world’s finest musicians have come from Western North Carolina and that rich tradition carries on today. Here in Jackson County, the Town of Sylva, Jackson County Parks and Recreation Department and Jackson County Chamber of Commerce team up to produce the Concerts on the Creek series at the Bridge Park gazebo…

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Concerts on the Commons

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The Village Green, 160 Frank Allen Road
Cashiers, NC 28717 United States
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$50 – $90

While The Village Green will not have the usual “Groovin’ on the Green” outdoor concert series this summer, there will be a modified version. “Concerts on the Commons” will be a limited edition of outdoor and indoor concerts July-October. The schedule features some outstanding musicians, including a return to the stage by the Nashville artist Joe Lasher, Jr. The concerts will feature favorite groups and perhaps a few new ones as well. The Village Green staff is delighted, too, that…

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Concerts on the Creek

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Bridge Park, 76 Railroad Ave
Sylva, NC 28779 United States
+ Google Map
Free
band performing at concerts on the creek in Sylva

These mountains are known as much for the music that comes out of them as they are for their picturesque vistas, cascading waterfalls and alluring trails. Some of the world’s finest musicians have come from Western North Carolina and that rich tradition carries on today. Here in Jackson County, the Town of Sylva, Jackson County Parks and Recreation Department and Jackson County Chamber of Commerce team up to produce the Concerts on the Creek series at the Bridge Park gazebo…

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Village Nature Series

08.31.2021 @ 5:00 pm6:00 pm
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The Village Green, 160 Frank Allen Road
Cashiers, NC 28717 United States
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o

The Village Nature Series is an educational program that promotes conservation sponsored in collaboration with the Highlands-Cashiers Land Trust.  The series of presentations highlight distinct cultural and natural features of the area.  Visit the Village Nature Series page for a full program schedule. The Village Nature Series is held at 5:00 p.m. the last Tuesday of the months of April through September either via Zoom or at The Village Green Commons on Frank Allen Road in Cashiers with a Zoom option. Depending…

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September 2021

Author Event with Kristen Harmel

09.03.2021 @ 3:00 pm4:30 pm
The Village Green, 160 Frank Allen Road
Cashiers, NC 28717 United States
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Free
Kristin Harmel

Join us for an author event with Kristen Harmel presented by the Albert Carlton Cashiers Library 3 p.m. Friday, September 3 at the Commons Hall. She is the author of The Book of Lost Names returning with an evocative coming-of-age World War II story, The Forest of Vanishing Stars is her recent novel about a young woman who uses her knowledge of the wilderness to help Jewish refugees escape the Nazis—until a secret from her past threatens everything. She will…

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Concerts on the Creek

09.03.2021 @ 7:00 pm9:00 pm
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Bridge Park, 76 Railroad Ave
Sylva, NC 28779 United States
+ Google Map
Free
band performing at concerts on the creek in Sylva

These mountains are known as much for the music that comes out of them as they are for their picturesque vistas, cascading waterfalls and alluring trails. Some of the world’s finest musicians have come from Western North Carolina and that rich tradition carries on today. Here in Jackson County, the Town of Sylva, Jackson County Parks and Recreation Department and Jackson County Chamber of Commerce team up to produce the Concerts on the Creek series at the Bridge Park gazebo…

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Concerts on the Commons

09.04.2021 @ 6:00 pm8:00 pm
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The Village Green, 160 Frank Allen Road
Cashiers, NC 28717 United States
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$50 – $90

While The Village Green will not have the usual “Groovin’ on the Green” outdoor concert series this summer, there will be a modified version. “Concerts on the Commons” will be a limited edition of outdoor and indoor concerts July-October. The schedule features some outstanding musicians, including a return to the stage by the Nashville artist Joe Lasher, Jr. The concerts will feature favorite groups and perhaps a few new ones as well. The Village Green staff is delighted, too, that…

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Concerts on the Commons

09.17.2021 @ 6:00 pm8:00 pm
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The Village Green, 160 Frank Allen Road
Cashiers, NC 28717 United States
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$50 – $90

While The Village Green will not have the usual “Groovin’ on the Green” outdoor concert series this summer, there will be a modified version. “Concerts on the Commons” will be a limited edition of outdoor and indoor concerts July-October. The schedule features some outstanding musicians, including a return to the stage by the Nashville artist Joe Lasher, Jr. The concerts will feature favorite groups and perhaps a few new ones as well. The Village Green staff is delighted, too, that…

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Cherokee Harvest Half Marathon and 5K

09.18.2021 @ 7:30 am11:00 am
Cherokee Indian Fair Grounds, 545 Tsali Blvd
Cherokee, NC 28719 United States
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$60
Cherokee Harvest 5k and Hal-Marathon

Enjoy the best of the beginnings of the fall season by competing in the Cherokee Harvest Half Marathon and 5k. This athletic event combines the best of the Great Smoky Mountains, culture, competition, and fall weather for every participant. Get on your running gear and get out to the Cherokee Fair Grounds for this truly amazing race. Courtesy of EBCI Destination Marketing

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Green Energy Park Youth Arts Fest

09.18.2021 @ 9:00 am3:00 pm
Green Energy Park, 100 Green Energy Park Rd.
Sylva, NC 28779 United States
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boy throwing paint and making art in jackson county

A celebration of art, music, green energy & community fun for the entire family! Each year the Green Energy Park host dozens of organizations and regional artists who come to share their knowledge and the love of the arts. Last year we had over 1000 visitors! You and your family can enjoy: • Face painting • Jewelry making • Throwing clay pots • Painting with flip-flops • Handprint painting our logo on canvas • Block printing • Recycled bugs • Live…

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Mountain Heritage Day

09.25.2021 @ 10:00 am5:00 pm
Ramsey Activity Center, 92 Catamount Rd
Cullowhee, NC 28723 United States
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Free
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Mountain Heritage Day is back in 2021! Enjoy one of the top 20 events in the Southeast with live entertainment, 130+ food and craft vendors, tons of family-friendly activities, interactive kids area, along with performances and demonstrations celebrating the Southern Appalachian mountain culture. Mountain Heritage Day is diligently working to create a safe environment for everyone, whereby booths and seating are spaced for physical distancing. The festival will adhere to WCU's Catamounts Care COVID-19 protocols and the governor’s guidelines that…

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Village Nature Series

09.28.2021 @ 5:00 pm6:00 pm
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The Village Green, 160 Frank Allen Road
Cashiers, NC 28717 United States
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The Village Nature Series is an educational program that promotes conservation sponsored in collaboration with the Highlands-Cashiers Land Trust.  The series of presentations highlight distinct cultural and natural features of the area.  Visit the Village Nature Series page for a full program schedule. The Village Nature Series is held at 5:00 p.m. the last Tuesday of the months of April through September either via Zoom or at The Village Green Commons on Frank Allen Road in Cashiers with a Zoom option. Depending…

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October 2021

Cashiers Valley Leaf Festival

10.08.2021 @ 10:00 am10.10.2021 @ 5:00 pm
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The Village Green, 160 Frank Allen Road
Cashiers, NC 28717 United States
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Free
Cashiers Valley Leaf Festival

Some may be sad to see summer go, but the crisp, cool fall air brings lots of fun to the mountain town of Cashiers, NC. The change of seasons calls thousands of “leaf peepers” to our area to enjoy the brilliant fall foliage. The festival is recognized as one of the "Top 20" events in the Southeast for the month of October. The Cashiers Valley Leaf Festival has been an annual attraction for over 10 years and is held to…

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Concerts on the Commons

10.09.2021 @ 6:00 pm8:00 pm
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The Village Green, 160 Frank Allen Road
Cashiers, NC 28717 United States
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$50 – $90

While The Village Green will not have the usual “Groovin’ on the Green” outdoor concert series this summer, there will be a modified version. “Concerts on the Commons” will be a limited edition of outdoor and indoor concerts July-October. The schedule features some outstanding musicians, including a return to the stage by the Nashville artist Joe Lasher, Jr. The concerts will feature favorite groups and perhaps a few new ones as well. The Village Green staff is delighted, too, that…

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Concerts on the Commons

10.22.2021 @ 6:00 pm8:00 pm
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The Village Green, 160 Frank Allen Road
Cashiers, NC 28717 United States
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$50 – $90

While The Village Green will not have the usual “Groovin’ on the Green” outdoor concert series this summer, there will be a modified version. “Concerts on the Commons” will be a limited edition of outdoor and indoor concerts July-October. The schedule features some outstanding musicians, including a return to the stage by the Nashville artist Joe Lasher, Jr. The concerts will feature favorite groups and perhaps a few new ones as well. The Village Green staff is delighted, too, that…

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November 2021

WNC Pottery Festival

11.06.2021 @ 10:00 am4:00 pm
Bridge Park, 76 Railroad Ave
Sylva, NC 28779 United States
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$5
WNC Pottery Festival, Sylva

Showcasing the work of more than 40 master potters from 13 states. This year’s festival will be held at Sylva’s Bridge Park. A variety of clay art styles will be presented. Those who purchase a ticket online will be able to enter 30 minutes early for a special event preview. The event is juried and the lineup of potters is impressive. The event has been named one of the “Top 20” events in the Southeast for November. $5 ticket includes…

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Gobble on the Green/Turkey Trot 5k

11.25.2021 @ 9:00 am11:00 am
The Village Green, 160 Frank Allen Road
Cashiers, NC 28717 United States
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$25

Turkey, cornbread dressing, pumpkin pie, football and family time … there are so many reasons to love Thanksgiving! Did we mention pie? Each family has its own activities and traditions to look forward to. This year, The Village Green is adding to that offering with a 5K Run/Walk turkey trot, Gobble On the Green. The Thanksgiving Day run will begin at 9:00 a.m. on Thursday, November 25, 2021, at The Village Green Commons on Frank Allen Road.

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Mountain Artisans Hard Candy Christmas

11.26.2021 @ 10:00 am11.27.2021 @ 10:00 am
Ramsey Activity Center, 92 Catamount Rd
Cullowhee, NC 28723 United States
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$5.00
Event - Hard Candy Christmas

Over a hundred regional artisans have their handmade on display for sale in this folk and heritage craft show. This is a two-day show on Nov. 26 and 27, 2021. The show has everything from quilters to soap makers, basket makers, leather craftsmen, master jewelers and more. Started in 1987, the event has grown every year and now takes place at Western Carolina University's Ramsey Center in Cullowhee, North Carolina. Children under 12 free & free parking.

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Cashiers Festival of Trees

11.26.2021 @ 10:00 am11.27.2021 @ 5:30 pm
Summit Center, 370 Mitten Lane
Cashiers, NC 28717 United States
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Christmas Tree with 'kids at work' sign

The Cashiers Festival of Trees is a multi-day, family-friendly event featuring beautifully decorated trees, wreaths, décor items, children’s crafts, holiday performances, and activities. The holiday event will bring together families, non-profits, businesses, and individuals to celebrate the holiday season with one-of-a-kind shopping and programming for all ages.

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Santa on the Green, Cashiers Christmas Tree Lighting, & Mistletoe Market

11.26.2021 @ 2:00 pm6:30 pm
The Village Green, 160 Frank Allen Road
Cashiers, NC 28717 United States
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Visitors to The Village Green enjoy twinkling light displays and festive decorations from Thanksgiving Weekend until New Year’s Day. The park becomes a winter wonderland to make your spirits merry and bright. Mistletoe Market - Artisan vendor market featuring pottery, jewelry, handmade wreaths, homemade goodies, and more! 10:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m., Friday, November 26, and Saturday, November 27 at The Village Green Commons on Frank Allen Road. Things will be a bit different this year as we implement safety protocols and procedures. First,…

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December 2021

Sylva Tree Lighting

12.03.2021 @ 3:00 pm7:00 pm
Downtown Sylva, 773 W. Main Street
Sylva, NC 28779 United States
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Kick-off the holidays with Christmas in Sylva, a Holiday weekend. Experience the joy of the town's holiday centerpiece as it is brought to life with twinkling Christmas lights. The event takes place downtown a the foot of the Historic Courthouse at 7 p.m.

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Cashiers Christmas Parade

12.04.2021 @ 3:00 pm4:00 pm
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The Cashiers Area Chamber of Commerce is proud to plan and produce the Cashiers Christmas Parade with local businesses, organizations, and residents celebrating the holiday season. Chamber staff organizes parade theme, volunteers, participating lineup, awards and live broadcast of the event from the Cashiers Crossroads. The one-mile parade route starts on Highway 107 South and heads North towards the Cashiers Crossroads where participants are announced to the crowd. The parade then turns left on US Hwy 64 heading West and…

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Sylva Christmas Parade

12.05.2021 @ 3:00 pm5:00 pm
Downtown Sylva, 773 W. Main Street
Sylva, NC 28779 United States
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Event - Sylva Christmas Parade

Downtown Sylva's annual Christmas parade takes place along Historic Main Street for celebration, cheer and a chance to see Santa. This year's theme is "Down Home Christmas," features 50+ floats usually starts at and ends at Mark Watson Park after a loop through town. The start time is 3 p.m., and the parade lasts 45 minutes to an hour. For more information please call 828-586-2719 or click here.

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Holiday Fireworks in Downtown Sylva

12.17.2021 @ 7:30 pm8:30 pm
Downtown Sylva, 773 W. Main Street
Sylva, NC 28779 United States
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Fireworks behind Sylva banner

Make this holiday season merry and bright - literally! Spark up some much needed holiday cheer with the first-ever Holiday Fireworks in Downtown Sylva. On Dec. 17, from 7:30 - 8:30 pm, witness the luminescent display over the town of Sylva. Get here early and enjoy holiday music while finding the perfect gift for your loved ones at our unique downtown shops, or grab dinner at one of our award-winning non-chain restaurants.

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Sapphire Valley Ski Slopes Open

12.18.2021
Sapphire Valley Resort, 127 Cherokee Trail
Sapphire, NC 28774 United States
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Nestled in the Blue Ridge Mountains of North Carolina, Sapphire Valley offers the area’s finest skiing facility, boasting a state-of-the-art quad lift, a learning center slope and newly expanded, multiple lane, 500-foot snow tubing run. The actual open date is weather dependent but typically around the second to third week of December. Just above 3,400 feet elevation, Sapphire Valley offers a 1,600-foot main run with a vertical drop of 200 feet and a 500-foot snow tubing run. And now, Sapphire…

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